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RE: Running Applications

From: Momentary Language, Sexual Situations <DANTONIO@PROCESS.COM>
Date: Tue, 15 Oct 1996 09:31 -0400
Message-Id: <009A9E040A5B8109.0DAF@PROCESS.COM>
To: www-talk@w3.org
> I am having a little problem.
> How can I execute an application 
> 
> 	Binary Executable (application/octet-stream) (exe,bin)
> 
> immediately after download it from the Internet through a Browser, without 

Microsoft's ActiveX is designed to do just this, download an OLE control,
install it if necessary and then let it execute (normally within the context
of the browser). Check their web site as they (supposedly) have thought out
some of the more obvious security problems and will be providing a way to
sign the applets, etc...

DDA
Received on Tuesday, 15 October 1996 09:31:07 GMT

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